The table below looks at the statistics for LINQ skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LINQ over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Language Integrated Query (LINQ)
Rank 30 26 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Permanent jobs citing LINQ 1 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.90% 2.05% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 6.15% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.66%
LINQ
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
62 65 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 55.86% 33.33% 48.86%
Number of salaries quoted 54 55 92
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

LINQ
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

LINQ Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

LINQ
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LINQ across the Chester region.

LINQ Salary Trend in Chester

LINQ
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS

LINQ
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Chester region citing LINQ also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LINQ. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
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